The Edo State Police Command has arrested one pastor Jeffery Ihievu, for indecent assault after he touched the personal elements of a pregnant girl.
It was gathered that the pastor with the Assemblies of God Church in Esan South East Native Authorities Space of the state was arrested after bother broke out between him and the husband of the pregnant girl.
In line with crime correspondent, Festus Alenkhe, the girl had gone to the pastor to complain of some unhealthy desires she had been having since she grew to become pregnant.
The pastor then advised her that she wanted deliverance to cease the unhealthy desires. He requested her to undress whereas he utilized anointing oil on her personal half and breasts.
The girl, who’s now eleven months pregnant reported the incident to her husband when she might now not really feel the kicks of the child.
Her husband was mentioned to have led hoodlums to Ihievu’s home and attacked him.
The household subsequently reported the incident to the State Police headquarters in Benin metropolis and the pastor was arrested.
In an interview with Customary Gazette, pastor Ihievu mentioned he utilized anointing oil on the girl’s personal elements for deliverance function.
“I really did it for deliverance function and nothing extra. She complained to me of her scenario, and l took her to my workplace the place l used the anointing oil on her personal half, and l don’t imply hurt. Her husband even introduced thugs to assault me at residence.” he mentioned.
The police mentioned investigation on the matter is ongoing.